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Use Your Intuition

Use Your Intuition

When you explore yourself on the inner plane, you are working with intuition. It’s a common misconception that intuition is at odds with science, but Einstein himself said that what separated him from atheists was that “they cannot hear the music of the spheres.” In truth, science and spirituality both depend upon intuition, for the greatest scientific discoveries are made through creative leaps, rather than by following a linear trail of established facts.

The path to joy consists of making your intuitions deeper and more accessible.

On the spiritual path you come to realize certain basic principles. As these principles unfold, reality shifts. Mere belief cannot transform the events around you, but realization can. It’s the difference between believing that you are blessed and actually observing the action of grace in the world.

Adapted from Why Is God Laughing? The Path to Joy and Spiritual Optimism, by Deepak Chopra (Harmony Books, 2008).

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Deepak Chopra

Acknowledged as one of the world's greatest leaders in the field of mind body medicine, Deepak Chopra, M.D. continues to transform our understanding of the meaning of health. Chopra is known as a prolific author of over 49 books with 12 best sellers on mind-body health, quantum mechanics, spirituality, and peace. A global force in the field of human empowerment, Dr. Chopra's books have been published in more than 35 languages with more than 20 million copies in print.


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4:08AM PDT on Mar 27, 2013


12:02PM PST on Feb 27, 2013

nice Einstein input

11:01AM PST on Jan 28, 2013

Thanks for sharing

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1:10AM PDT on Oct 9, 2012

Thank you for sharing.

7:57AM PDT on Sep 8, 2012

Thank you.

7:56AM PDT on Sep 8, 2012

Thank you.

3:36AM PDT on Jun 10, 2012

". . . actually observing the action of grace in the world." I really like this phrase.

3:14AM PDT on Aug 21, 2011

If only his articles were longer!

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